COVID-19 and HEALTH CARE

COVID-19 and HEALTH CARE

Our current Coronavirus crisis has shown us many things, including just how important it is for our officials to communicate with the health care community. As a health care provider who cares for patients across southern West Virginia, I am exposed on a daily basis...
SUBSTANCE ABUSE

SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Substance abuse is one of the biggest issues affecting the Mountain State. West Virginia has some of the nation’s highest numbers of fatal overdoses, and addiction to opioid painkillers and heroin continues to decimate entire families and communities. During my prior...
COAL AND ENERGY

COAL AND ENERGY

West Virginia is home to some of the most profitable and economic energy resources in the country. It is incumbent upon us to safely utilize and profit from these resources, while providing ample opportunities for job growth in these industries. We must: Encourage the...
EDUCATION

EDUCATION

As a graduate of the Kanawha County public school system and father of two young sons, I am committed to ensuring that all our children receive the kind of education that will prepare them for a bright future. We must allow families to have choices and cannot let a...
TAXES, JOBS & ECONOMY

TAXES, JOBS & ECONOMY

Our citizens and communities in the 35th district deserve a Legislature that promotes the kind of public policy that encourages more good-paying jobs. In short, we need government to get out of the way of business by eliminating over-regulation, while at the same time...
Roads and Infrastructure

Roads and Infrastructure

West Virginia’s roads are our welcome mat as a state, and we must maintain what we have as well as move forward on new construction. We can’t forget about rail transit and bridges, and if we want to compete with other states for new business, we must develop broadband...